Earth Girl Arjuna (2001)
"Chikyû shôjo Arjuna" (original title)

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A fatally injured girl is saved in her near death experience to become the chosen defender of Earth.

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A fatally injured girl is saved in her near death experience to become the chosen defender of Earth.

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This series contains 13 episodes:
  • 01. The Drop of Time


  • 02. The Blue Light


  • 03. Tears of the Forest


  • 04. Transmigration


  • 05. The Small Voices


  • 06. The First One


  • 07. The Invisible Words


  • 08. The Distant Rain


  • 09. Before Birth


  • 10. The Flickering Genes


  • 11. The Day of No Return


  • 12. The Death of a Nation


  • 13. The Here and Now


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The soundtrack will hook you in!
12 November 2004 | by (California) – See all my reviews

I have first seen this anime at the Anime Expo 2002. They showed the first episode in a panel, and I suddenly liked it. It was the music I tell you! I quickly recognized who the composer is, seeing as some of the lyrics weren't Japanese but some made-up language. And I was right! It was Yoko Kanno! She's done brilliant music before, such as Escaflowne, Macross, Lodoss War, and Please Save My Earth. Also, I kind of figured Maaya Sakamoto had something to do with the soundtrack as well (I recognize her singing style from Card Captor Sakura). I'm a big fan of both Maaya and Yoko since before time!

Anyways, Arjuna tells the story of a girl who died and was revived because she was chosen to save the Earth. The animation is alright, but the CG can be a little weird sometimes. Wish they would've just animated the whole thing, instead of CG. And the plot is quite good. But I stand by my word. The music is the one that will really hook you in. Every time they play some song during the episodes, you get to "feel" it like it's magic.


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